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U.S. Marines Train Ugandan Soldiers, Turn Over Equipment

By APN Reporter Kampala U.S. Marines and Sailors with Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response-Africa, Logistics Combat Element 18.2 embedded with the Ugandan People’s Defense Force soldiers for a two-month training mission in Camp Jinja, Uganda from March to June 2018. The training consisted of seven main operational areas: motor transport operations, maintenance, […]

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Rwandan Rushes to UN over Illegal Detention

By APN Reporter Kampala Lawyers to former Rwandan Army officer Sgt Rene Rutagungira have petitioned the United Nations over what they refer to as Illegal detention. Rutagungira, a retired army officer from Rwanda fled the country in 2004 over alleged persecution was picked up at Bahamas bar in 2017. Currently detained at Mbuya Chieftaincy of […]

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Museveni Still Unable to Differentiate Between Police and Army- Fr.Gaetano Batanyenda

By APN Reporter Kabale Outspoken Kitanga Parish Priest Rev.Fr.Gaetano Batanyenda has revealed that the sacking of Inspector General of Police Kale Kayihura and later deputising his replacement with Brigadier Sabiti Muzeei is a clear indication that president Museveni is yet to tell the difference between the police and army. Gaetano who was on Monday evening […]

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President Museveni Promotes 1384 Army Officers

By APN Reporter Kampala H.E. Gen. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni the President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander in Chief of the UPDF on recommendation of the Commissions Board on 3rd March 2018 approved the promotion to different ranks of 1384 officers and militants to various ranks. According to the Uganda People’s defense forces spokesperson […]